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Golden Triangle, Chiang Mai

Golden Triangle - Chiang Mai, Thailand
Golden Triangle
129 miles from Chiang Mai, Ban Sop Ruak, ThailandMap
In Chiang Rai province
+66 66 2250 5500
Overview

In truth, the merging point of three nations - Laos, Burma and Thailand is nothing special, yet it attracts thousands of tourists each day to take pictures beside one of the many signboards that read "Golden Triangle." This zone was also once world-famous for its notorious drug trafficking, as there used to be many opium fields around here. However, the local people now sell mostly souvenirs and handicrafts displayed in small shops lined along the main road. The lush green hills and the rivers converging add to the natural charm and beauty of this area.

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Golden Triangle General Information
  • Open Hours: Monday to Sunday from 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks
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